Workshop: Light Up Your World with Microbit
Partner: Innovation Garage
Session 1: Sat, 20 Jul 2019
Session 2: Sun, 21 Jul 2019 (same as Session 1)
2.00pm to 4.00pm (for both days)
*SCAPE HubQuarters Energise Room, Level 4
Microbit is a simple to use digital companion where the everyday person can learn how to program it to help them turn ideas into a reality. In this one-day workshop, participants will be introduced to the basics of Microbit.
Participants will learn how to use sensors like buttons, accelerometer, and tilt. They will learn about Smart Lighting Concepts using Neopixel Lights where they will make colourful lights such as purple, cyan, yellow and white. They will be able to control the lights wirelessly and it will give them a practical idea on how they can use it in their homes. Note: This workshop will require you to bring your own Windows Laptop.
- Introduction to Microbit and the Shake Command
- Introduction to Microbit Neopixel Command
- Creating Colours such as Purple, Cyan, Yellow and White
- Introduction to Radio Command
- Wirelessly Controlling Microbit to On/Off the Lights using buttons
- Controlling the Lights with Gesture Control
Who is this for?
15 – 35 years old
We Live in the 21st Century Digital World.
The Smart Home is prevalent and using AI such as Alexa allows to control our home with our voice.
This workshop allows participants to explore smart lighting where they can program a wireless lighting control system.
Be part of the Smart Nation Initiative
Gabriel Perumal is the founder of Innovation Garage.
About Innovation Garage
We love building things that put smiles on people’s faces.We want to create the Next Generation of Innovators where they can create their very own products to make the world a better place to live in.
We currently teach in schools teaching the young minds of our generation STEM using electronics and robotics as tools to create their Journey of Innovation.
We want our Singapore to be a Important Innovation Hub in the World and we believe that by providing the community the necessary tools and skill sets Innovation will takes it course and more Technological Advancements will come from Singapore.
Sign up by completing the member form below. Admission to this workshop is complimentary. Participants are required to bring along their own Windows laptop.
*Please note that registration is on first-come-first-serve basis.
Registrants will be placed on the waitlist and informed via email if registration is full.